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International Applicant - Before Applying

To be considered an International Applicant:

  • You currently live outside of Canada, and
  • You are not a Canadian citizen or permanent resident, and
  • You are not currently attending an Ontario high school day program (in Ontario or abroad)

Join our diverse community at the University of Guelph-Humber! Study in one of the most multicultural cities in the world.

We have information about the University of Guelph-Humber in different languages for students applying from:

  • Check that you meet the admission requirements
    You are individually assessed based on the country where you completed your studies. Your grades will be converted to the Canadian equivalent for admission consideration. Possession of minimum requirements does not guarantee entry.

Subject requirements
Each program has subject-specific requirements. As an international applicant applying from secondary school, you should include among your senior level courses, specific subject requirements at the advanced level.

 

Program and Subject Requirement

Program

OUAC Code

Subject Requirements

Business

GDB

Senior level English
Senior level math

Community Social Services

GHF

Senior level English

Early Childhood Studies

GHE

Senior level English

Justice Studies

GMP

Senior level English

Kinesiology

GHK

Senior level English
Senior level math
Any two from biology, chemistry or physics

Media and Communication Studies

GMT

Senior level English

Psychology

GMA

Senior level English

Admission average/estimated cut-off range
Cut-off estimates apply to students who have been educated in Canada. Students educated outside of Canada will have their eligibility assessed on an individual basis.

English language requirements
If your first language is not English, or you have completed less than four years of study in English at the secondary (or postsecondary) level, then you are required to provide proof of English proficiency Test results must be less than two years prior to your application. Please refer to our chart of accepted tests/scores.

You will receive an email with detailed instructions (after you apply) if you are required to demonstrate English proficiency as part of your application.

International transfer applicants

As an applicant with previous postsecondary education, you will be evaluated based on completion of your high school credential and all completed postsecondary studies.

Subject requirements

There are specific high school subject requirements per program. You may have completed the equivalent of these subject requirements through college or university coursework, which will be determined through a review of your transcripts once you apply.

 

Program and Subject Requirement

Program

OUAC Code

Subject Requirements

Business

GDB

Senior level English
Senior level math

Community Social Services

GHF

Senior level English

Early Childhood Studies

GHE

Senior level English

Justice Studies

GMP

Senior level English

Kinesiology

GHK

Senior level English
Senior level math
Any two from biology, chemistry or physics

Media and Communication Studies

GMT

Senior level English

Psychology

GMA

Senior level English

 

Admission average/estimated cut-off range

Coming from a college diploma program

  • You have a diploma or courses from a diploma-level program at a recognized institution
  • Minimum cumulative average of 75% to be considered for admission

Coming from a degree program

You have a completed degree or degree-related courses from a recognized college or university

  • Minimum cumulative average of 70% to be considered for admission

Cut-off estimates apply to students who have been educated in Canada. We will evaluate other grading systems on an individual basis upon receipt of official transcripts